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Know the details of South Indian Bank PO Recruitment 2022. Also, check the application process, eligibility criteria, syllabus, admit card, merit list, cut off here.

Every year the South Indian Bank conducts the exam for the post of Probationary Officer. The official notification of the South Indian Bank PO Recruitment Process 2022 has been released on 5th January 2022 by the South Indian Bank on their official website. Candidates preparing for this examination should know the eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus, selection process, and all the important information before starting their preparation. Go through this article to get all the updated details of the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022.

Download South Indian Bank PO 2022 official notification PDF

South Indian Bank PO 2022: Overview

Check out all the important highlights of the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022 through the below-provided table: 

Exam Conducting BodyBank of South India 
Exam NameSouth Indian Bank Probationary Officers
Mode Of The ExamOnline TestPersonal Interview 
Total VacancyTo be notified soon
Application Start Date5th January 2022
Last Date To Apply11th January 2022
Application FeeRs. 800/-
Admit Card Release DateTo be notified soon
Exam DateFeb 2022
Result DateTo be notified soon
Official Websitehttps://www.southindianbank.com/ 

South Indian Bank PO 2022: Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the examination, it is necessary for the candidates to go through the eligibility criteria. It will help them to understand if they are eligible for the exam or not as only eligible candidates can apply for the South Indian Bank PO Exam. The eligibility of the exam is as follows:

Nationality 

The candidate applying for the exam should be a citizen of India.

Age Limit

The maximum age limit for the South Indian Bank PO Exam is 28 years as of 30th Nov 2021. The candidate should be born not earlier than 01.12.1993 and no later than 30.11.2003 (both days inclusive)

Educational Qualifications

The candidate applying for the exam should have passed X/ SSLC, XII/ HSC & Graduation with a minimum of 60% marks under regular courses. Graduation in Arts/ Science / Commerce/ Engineering stream 

South Indian Bank PO Exam Pattern 2022

The South Indian Bank PO Exam is divided into 4 sections with a total of 200 marks. Check out the below table to understand the expected exam pattern for the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022:

Section Total QuestionsTotal MarksTotal Time
General Awareness (Banking/economy)
40

50

20
Reasoning and Computer Aptitude405040
Data Analysis and Interpretation 405040
English Language 405040
Total160200140

Note: 

  • The mode of the exam will be in English only.
  • There is a negative marking in the exam. For each wrong answer, you will be penalized with 0.25 marks.

South Indian Bank PO Syllabus 2022

The South Indian Bank PO Exam has major 4 sections from which the questions are asked in the examination. These 4 sections are as follows:

  • General Awareness (Banking/Economy/Finance) 
  • Reasoning and Computer Aptitude
  • Data Analysis and Interpretation 
  • English Language 

South Indian Bank PO Recommended Books 2022

Candidates preparing for the South Indian Bank PO should know about the recommended books to boost their preparation strategy. These books will help them to cover all the important topics so that the candidates can perform well in the exam and can secure good marks. Go through the below table to know the best books for your South Indian Bank PO Exam preparation:

Book NameAuthor/Publisher 
Banking AwarenessArihant
A Modern Approach to Verbal Reasoning by RS AgarwalRS Agarwal
Reading Comprehension, Ordering of Sentences, Ordering of Words, and Cloze Test Dilip Khushwaha
High School English Grammar and Composition by Wren and MartinN.D.V Prasada Rao
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examination by RS AgarwalRS Agarwal

It is mandatory for all the candidates preparing for the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022 to cover their syllabus from the above-recommended books to get the best result.

South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022: Apply Online

The online application starts from 5th Jan 2022. Candidates have to apply before 11th Jan 2022 as it is the last date of the application. Candidates have to go through the following mentioned steps while filling the application form:

  • Visit the official website of the South Indian Bank, i.e. https://www.southindianbank.com/.
  • Log in with the accurate credentials.
  • Click on the link that states ‘Apply Online for South Indian Bank Recruitment 2022’.
  • Fill in all the relevant details as required such as your personal and academic details.
  • After filling in all the details, save it and click on the submit button.
  • A new page will appear to upload your recent photograph and signature.
  • Click on the submit button and a new screen of payment will appear.
  • Pay the application fee using any mode of payment.
  • Take a print out of the application form along with the fee receipt for future reference.

It is necessary for the candidates to fill the application form carefully as any wrong detail can cause problems for them.

Or

Direct Link To Apply For South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022

South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022 Application Fee

The South Indian Bank PO Exam application fee is Rs. 800/- (excluding GST and other applicable charges). It is also mandatory to note that once the application fee is submitted will not be refundable. For SC/ST candidates, the fee is Rs 200/-.

South Indian Bank PO Selection Process 2022

The selection process of South Indian Bank PO is divided into two stages. The first stage is the Online Test and the second stage is the Personal Interview. The candidates who passed the first round will call for the second round, that is, the Personal Interview. All the selected candidates have to go through a probation period of 2 years. 

South Indian Bank PO Admit Card 2022

The Admit Card of the South Indian Bank PO Exam is yet to be released on the official website. Candidates have to follow the below-mentioned steps to download the Admit Card for the exam.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of the South Indian Bank, i.e. https://www.southindianbank.com/.
  • Step 2: On the homepage, find and click on the link that says ‘South Indian Bank Admit Card 2022’.
  • Step 3: Next, you have to put all your relevant details like registration number/roll number and password.
  • Step 4: After filling in all the details, click on the submit button.
  • Step 5: Your admit card will appear on the screen. Make sure to save it.
  • Step 6: Take a print copy of the admit card with you for future reference.

South Indian Bank PO Cut-Off 2022

The official date of the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022 is yet to be announced, so the cut-off marks for the examination are not yet confirmed. Meanwhile, candidates can check the expected cut-off marks for this year based on the previous year’s cut-offs. Go through the below table to estimate the expected cut-off marks:

Category Cut-Off Marks 
GEN92
SC80.75
ST72
OBC88.5
OC70.5
Visual Impaired65.5
Hearing Impaired65.5
Intellectual Disabled60.25

Step To Check The South Indian Bank PO Cut-Off 2022

It is necessary for all the candidates to check the South Indian Bank PO Cut-Off marks to estimate their chances of selection. All the candidates have to follow the below-mentioned important steps to check the South Indian Bank PO Cut-Off Marks:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of the South Indian Bank, i.e. https://www.southindianbank.com/.
  • Step 2: Log in with accurate credentials such as registration number and password.
  • Step 3: Find and click on the link that states ‘South Indian Bank PO Cut-Off 2022’.
  • Step 4: A pdf will appear with the cut-off marks.
  • Step 5: Check your marks and save the pdf for future reference.

South Indian Bank PO: Salary Structure

The salary of the South Indian Bank PO is generally approved by the IBA (Indian Banks’ Association). The salary structure of the PO (Probationary Officer) is Rs. 36,000 to Rs. 63,840 per month. Apart from the basic salary, a PO will also be provided with various perks and allowances. The allowances such as Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, and Transport Allowance will be provided to the Probationary Officers along with their salary.

We hope that you are satisfied with all the details provided in this article regarding the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022: If you have any questions regarding the exam, you can ask us through the comment section. We are always happy to help you with all the important information so that you can perform well in the examination and achieve your desired result.

South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022: FAQs

When will the official notification of the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022 be released?

The official notification of the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022 has been released on 5th Jan 2022.

When will the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022 be conducted?

The exam date of the South Indian Bank PO will be Feb 2022.

How many questions are asked in the South Indian Bank PO Exam?

The total number of 160 questions are asked in the South Indian Bank PO Exam.

What is the probationary period for the South Indian Bank PO?

The probationary period for the South Indian Bank PO is 2 years.

What is the time duration of the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022?

The time duration of the South Indian Bank PO Exam 2022 is 140 minutes.